Evil Dead: The Musical, Oct. 22 – Nov. 1 (Free Ticket Giveaway!)

photo: facebook.com/evildeadmusicalvancouver

photo: facebook.com/evildeadmusicalvancouver

THE ZOMBIES ARE BACK BABY…and so is the SPLATTER ZONE!

DSR Productions returns with Evil Dead: The Musical this Halloween! Bigger. Badder. Bloodier.

When: This hilarious camp fest returns from Oct 22-Nov 1, 2014 with 2 shows on Halloween!

Where: The carnage takes place at The Norman Rothstein Theatre, 950 West 41st Avenue (at Oak) | (See below for exact show times and ticket prices)

Continue reading:
Evil Dead: The Musical, Oct. 22 – Nov. 1 (Free Ticket Giveaway!)

Potential Apparel Charity Hockey Game, July 25th (Free Ticket Giveaway!)

photo: facebook.com/potentialapparel

photo: facebook.com/potentialapparel

In a city known for its love of hockey, the summer months can be a long absence from the greatest sport on earth. That’s why organizers from Potential Apparel are bringing together some of the biggest names in professional hockey for the first ever Potential Apparel Charity Hockey Game, taking place on July 25th at the Pacific Coliseum. Tickets are on sale now!

Fans will have the opportunity to see some of their favourite players hit the ice, including: Continue reading:
Potential Apparel Charity Hockey Game, July 25th (Free Ticket Giveaway!)

Last Chance to Step into the Fascinating World of TOTEM in North America (Free Ticket Giveaway!)

TOTEM

Only nine performances left under the Cirque du Soleil blue-and-yellow big top at Concord Pacific Place through Sunday, July 6, 2014

Cirque du Soleil’s awe-inspiring production TOTEM will soon be leaving Vancouver on Sunday, July 6, 2014 after a successful engagement that will have brought wonder to more than 140,000 local spectators. The cast and crew members are now preparing for their next adventure that will take them overseas to New Zealand and Australia for the next 15 months. Continue reading:
Last Chance to Step into the Fascinating World of TOTEM in North America (Free Ticket Giveaway!)

WICKED TO RETURN TO VANCOUVER’S QUEEN ELIZABETH THEATRE, MAY 28 – JUNE 29 (FREE TICKET GIVEAWAY!)

wicked

The following is an interview with GREGORY MAGUIRE, author of the novel “Wicked: The Life and Times of the Wicked Witch of the West”

What inspired you to write “Wicked”?

Gregory Maguire:  I was living in London in the early 1990’s during the start of the Gulf War. I was interested to see how my own blood temperature chilled at reading a headline in the usually cautious British newspaper, the Times of London: Sadaam Hussein: The New Hitler? I caught myself ready to have a fully-formed political opinion about the Gulf War and the necessity of action against Sadaam Hussein on the basis of how that headline made me feel. The use of the word Hitler – what a word! What it evokes! When a few months later several young schoolboys kidnapped and killed a toddler, the British press paid much attention to the nature of the crime. I became interested in the nature of evil, and whether one really could be born bad. I considered briefly writing a novel about Hitler, but discarded the notion due to my general discomfort with the reality of those times. But when I realized that nobody had ever written about the second most evil character in our collective American subconscious, the Wicked Witch of the West, I thought I had experienced a small moment of inspiration.  Everybody in America knows who the Wicked Witch of the West is, but nobody really knows anything about her.  There is more to her than meets the eye.

Continue reading:
WICKED TO RETURN TO VANCOUVER’S QUEEN ELIZABETH THEATRE, MAY 28 – JUNE 29 (FREE TICKET GIVEAWAY!)

Cirque du Soleil Presents TOTEM, May 15 – July 6 (Free Ticket Giveaway!)

totem
On an island evoking the shape of a giant turtle, TOTEM™ traces humankind`s incredible journey – from our original amphibian state to our ultimate quest for flight. Along the way, it also explores our dreams and infinite potential, and the ties that bind us both to our collective animal origins and to the species that share the planet with us.
Continue reading:
Cirque du Soleil Presents TOTEM, May 15 – July 6 (Free Ticket Giveaway!)